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1.1 Eligibility 1.2 Income and Parent Share 1.3 Rates 1.4 Reporting Changes
Child and Family Services, Child Protection Services Children In Care Foster Care Post-Adoption Services, Social Programs, Policies relating to all Social Programs Child Care Subsidy AccessAbility Supports Social Assistance Seniors Independence Initiative , Housing Services, Home Repair / Home...
Poverty is a complex social issue and has significant impacts on the social determinants of health. According to the 2016 census, over 23,000 (one in six) Islanders were below the Low Income Measure in 2015, while the same was true for one in seven Canadians (4.8 million people)., Background, In...
Housing assistance provides low income Islanders with appropriate housing at a reduced cost. For qualified applicants, this might be renting a social housing unit or receiving a rent supplement that reduces the cost for rental market housing. The program is needs-based with priority given to those...
The Seniors Independence Initiative provides financial assistance for practical services making it easier for seniors to remain in their own homes and communities. Help is available for services such as light housing keeping, meal preparation, or snow removal and complements supports provided to...
The Disability Support Program has expanded and is now called, AccessAbility Supports., New supports offer more and better assistance to Islanders living with disabilities. Disabilities may include physical, intellectual, neurological, sensory and mental disabilities., New or Enhanced Supports, Our...
Are you living on a low or modest income or getting social assistance?, Are you aware that if you file your taxes each year you can get your share from government programs?, Families with children, Filing your income tax return is the key to receiving benefits that may give you up to $11,500 in...
Home Visits 2.2 Recovery of Overpayments 2.3 Audits
General Policies, 1.1 General Eligibility 1.2 Confidentiality 1.3 Support Needs Assessment 1.4 Capabilities Assessment, Service Mix - Support Plan Policies, 2.1 Personal Supports 2.2 Housing Supports 2.3 Community Supports 2.4 Caregiver Supports 2.5 Employment and Vocational Supports 2.6 Technical...
1.1 Eligibility 1.2 Suite of Services 1.3 Funding Levels